-- Great Southern Travel here, described as the Ozarks' largest
agency, said it will acquire Canterbury Travel and Tiger Travel
Associates in Columbia, Mo., effective Aug. 12.
and Tiger Travel Associates, a $7 million business, is the official
travel agency for University of Missouri Athletics and an appointed
agency of the state of Missouri. Co-owners of the Columbia-based
agency, Barbara Davis and Gudrun Parmentier, will stay on as
co-managers of the Columbia office, and the eight employees will
retain their posts, as well.
The $70 million
Great Southern Travel, a division of Great Southern Bank, operates
14 offices in the Ozarks, including a full-service outlet in the
Springfield/Branson Regional Airport.
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